DODGE CITY, Kan. — Hutchinson High School lost to Derby High 56-40 at the Tournament of Champions.
The Panthers led 13-7 after one quarter.
Hutchinson was only outscored by two in the second quarter and trailed Derby 26-18 at halftime.
Derby’s pressure in the second half led to Salthawk turnovers.
The Panthers easily finished with a 56-40 victory.
Tate Webster led the Salthawks with 16 points and 8 rebounds. Joe Blake scored 10.
Coach Webster commented on the frustration of Friday night’s loss:
Hutchinson High plays its last game in the Tournament of Champions against Wichita North Saturday at noon.